The West Cemetery is home to the most impressive architectural features - the Chapel, Colonnade, Egyptian Avenue, Circle of Lebanon, Terrace Catacombs and the mausoleum of Julius Beer, experience its unique atmosphere on your 70 minute guided tour before exploring the East cemetery at leisure. Many famous names, along with interesting and creative memorials can be found here including Karl Marx, Jeremy Beadle and Malcolm McLaren, Victorian Highgate is the resting place for 170,000 people in 53,000 graves. Please note reasonable mobility is required with sensible shoes particularly for the West Cemetery where paths are uneven, steep and involve two flights of stairs, the East Cemetery is on a gentle slope with predominantly tarmac paths. Rain will not abandon the visit. Bring a picnic or lunch (not included) can be taken at nearby eateries a short walk away. Not recommended for young children.
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Reader Trips have been providing day trips for more than 30 years and whether you want to see a top artist, an historical attraction, the latest exhibitions, seasonal shows or a special interest guided day out just examine the following pages and you will be amazed at how diverse our offers are. Opera, ballet, classical, pop, top west end shows, London attractions, palaces, flower shows, discover them all and more. Welcome to the world of Reader Trips.
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